Tres Palacios Gas Storage LLC
Original Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 08/01/2008, Docket: RP08-424-000, Status: Effective
Original Sheet No. 100 Original Sheet No. 100
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
1. INTRODUCTORY STATEMENT
Except where expressly stated otherwise, the General Terms and
Conditions of TRES PALACIOS' currently effective FERC Gas Tariff
shall apply to all Gas services rendered by TRES PALACIOS under
any Storage Service Agreement, including, but not limited to,
service under the FSS, NNSS, FP, FL, ISS, IHBS, IP, IW, and IL
2.1 "Action Alert" shall have the meaning set
forth in Section 5.5(f).
2.2 "Bcf" means billion (1,000,000,000) cubic feet.
2.3 "Btu" means one British Thermal Unit, and shall be
the quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of one (1)
pound of water from fifty-eight and five-tenths degrees (58.5
degrees) to fifty-nine and five-tenths degrees (59.5 degrees)
Fahrenheit. The reporting basis for Btu is 14.73 dry psia and 60
degrees Fahrenheit (101.325 kPa and 15 degrees C, and dry).
2.4 "Business Day" means Monday through Friday, excluding
Federal Banking Holidays for transactions in the United States,
and similar holidays for transactions occurring in Canada and
2.5 "Contract Year" means the twelve (12) month period
beginning on the date storage service under a Storage Service
Agreement commences and each subsequent twelve month period
thereafter during the term of the Storage Service Agreement.
2.6 "Critical Notices" shall mean information
pertaining to TRES PALACIOS conditions that affect scheduling or
adversely affect scheduled Gas flow.
2.7 "A cubic foot of Gas" equals the volume of Gas that
occupies one cubic foot at a temperature of 60 degrees Fahrenheit,
a pressure of 14.73 psia, and dry. Mcf means one thousand (1,000)
cubic feet and Mmcf means one million (1,000,000) cubic feet.
2.8 "Customer" means the party that holds all lawful
right and/or title to the Gas that is being stored, parked and/or
wheeled and who executes a Storage Service Agreement with TRES
2.9 "Day" means a period of twenty-four (24)
consecutive hours, beginning and ending at
9:00 a.m. (Central Clock Time ("CCT")).
2.10 "Dekatherm" ("Dth") means the quantity of heat
energy which is equivalent to 1,000,000 Btu. One "Dekatherm" of
Gas means the quantity of Gas which contains one Dekatherm of heat